Where to Watch the Kentucky Derby in Casper?
The Casper Horse Palace welcomes everyone out for Mint Juleps, a Derby Hat contest and more. The Kentucky Oaks will run Friday, May 6th at 3:45pm. The Kentucky Derby has an approximate post time of 6:34 ET and 4:34 MT. The race will broadcast on NBC.
Here's a look back at last years Derby and some things that may interest you before Saturday's 142nd Run for the Roses.
American Pharaoh ended a 36 year drought by winning the Triple Crown. Affirmed had been the last horse to accomplish the feat in 1978.
Nyquist will bring an undefeated record into this years 'Run for the Rose's'. There have only been seven other horses to win the Derby with an undefeated record.
Keep an eye on Victor Espinoza riding Whitmore who can become the first jockey to win the Derby in the consecutive years.
Something else to watch: Mor Spirit will break from post 17...No horse has ever won the Kentucky Derby from this position.
Here's a look at The Field
No. Horse Trainer Jockey ML Odds1. Trojan Nation P. Gallagher A. Gryder 50-12. Suddenbreakingnews D. Von Hemel L. Quinonez 20-13. Creator S. Asmussen R. Santana Jr. 10-14. Mo Tom T. Amoss C. Lanerie 20-15. Gun Runner S. Asmussen F. Geroux 10-16. My Man Sam C. Brown I. Ortiz Jr. 20-17. Oscar Nominated M. Maker J. Leparoux 50-18. Lani M. Matsunaga Y. Take 30-19. Destin T. Pletcher J. Castellano 15-110. Whitmore R. Moquett V. Espinoza 20-111. Exaggerator Kei. Desormeaux K. Desormeaux 8-112. Tom's Ready D. Stewart B. Hernandez Jr. 30-113. Nyquist D. O'Neill M. Gutierrez 3-114. Mohaymen K. McLaughlin J. Alvarado 10-115. Outwork T. Pletcher J. Velazquez 15-116. Shagaf C. Brown J. Rosario 20-117. Mor Spirit B. Baffert G. Stevens 12-118. Majesto G. Delgado E. Jaramillo 30-119. Brody's Cause D. Romans L. Saez 12-120. Danzig Candy C. Sise M. Smith 15-1AE Laoban E. Guillot C. VelasquezAE Cherry Wine D. Romans R. Albarado